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Rights, risk, and restraint-free care of older people person-centred approaches in health and social care

Rhidian Hughes


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  • Title:
    Rights, risk, and restraint-free care of older people person-centred approaches in health and social care
  • Author: Rhidian Hughes
  • Description: FRONT COVER; Rights, Risk and Restraint-Free Care of Older People:Person-Centred Approaches in Health and Social Care; Contents; LIST OF ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS; Foreword; Preface; Chapter 1 I ntroduction; Part I Types of Restraint, Patterns and Trends; Chapter 2 Physical Restraint and Medical Interventions; Chapter 3 Covert Medication and Chemical Restraint; Part II Perspectives across Health andSocial Care; Chapter 4 Pennsylvania's Non-Restraint Approach toPsychiatric Care and Services; Chapter 5 Restraint: The US Nursing Home Perspective
    Chapter 6Ethical Dilemmas in Maintaining Enteral Feeding: The Use of Hand-Control MittensChapter 7Do We Need Drugs? Strategies to Reducethe Over-Prescription of Drugs in CareHomes Supporting People with Dementia; Chapter 8The Therapy of Companionship; Chapter 9 Health and SafetyPerspectives; Chapter 10Human Rights Perspectives; Part IIIIssues and Innovations; Chapter 11 Clinical-Ethical Considerations on the Useof Physical Restraint; Chapter 12 Changing Restraint Use:Discourses on Restraint; Chapter 13 Therapeutic Approaches andDe-Escalation Techniques
    Chapter 14 Wander-Walking andPeople with DementiaChapter 15 Preventing Falls andAvoiding Restraint; Chapter 16 Using Evidence-Based Knowledge to AvoidPhysical Restraint; Chapter 17 Reducing Restraint - The Benefits of Educationand Training; Select Bibliography; Afterword; ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS; SUBJECT INDEX; AUTHOR INDEX; back cover
    This book provides health and social care professionals with an authoritative reading resource on the ethics and use of restraint. It provides an overview of the different forms of restraint, the conditions under which they are used, and their implications for the health and wellbeing of older people.
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Format: 1 online resource (228 p.).
  • Identifier: ISBN 1-282-75013-5;ISBN 9786612750137;ISBN 0-85700-222-8
  • Subjects: Nursing home patients -- Restraint; Restraint of patients; Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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